Effects Of Capacity Building Determinants For Members Of County Assemblies (Mcas) In Kenya: The Case Of Nairobi City County Assembly

ABSTRACT

Capacity development initiatives for county legislatures help in enabling them become more efficient, effective and democratic. Given that legislators perform their work on behalf of the electorate besides being required to consult with their constituents when making important decisions that affect their lives, they therefore need relevant set of skills that promote the efficiency and effectiveness with which they perform their work. The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of capacity building determinants for members of county assemblies in Kenya using the case of Nairobi City County Assembly. The study sought to achieve the following objectives: To establish the effect of training needs assessment on capacity building at the Nairobi City County Assembly; To determine the effect of training methods on capacity building at the Nairobi City County Assembly; To assess the effect of training content on capacity building at the Nairobi City County Assembly; To establish the effect of financial adequacy on capacity building at the Nairobi City County Assembly. The study focused on all 123 members of the County Assembly of Nairobi together with 147 permanent staff. The study applied mixed methods of qualitative and quantitative techniques. A representative sample of 82 respondents was selected through stratified random sampling. Questionnaires were used in collection of data. Descriptive and inferential helped in analysis. The analyzed data was presented in prose, using tables and figures. The study established that training needs assessment (r=0.424, p=0.000

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APA

AKALA, V (2021). Effects Of Capacity Building Determinants For Members Of County Assemblies (Mcas) In Kenya: The Case Of Nairobi City County Assembly. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/effects-of-capacity-building-determinants-for-members-of-county-assemblies-mcas-in-kenya-the-case-of-nairobi-city-county-assembly

MLA 8th

AKALA, VIOLET "Effects Of Capacity Building Determinants For Members Of County Assemblies (Mcas) In Kenya: The Case Of Nairobi City County Assembly" Afribary. Afribary, 26 May. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/effects-of-capacity-building-determinants-for-members-of-county-assemblies-mcas-in-kenya-the-case-of-nairobi-city-county-assembly. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

MLA7

AKALA, VIOLET . "Effects Of Capacity Building Determinants For Members Of County Assemblies (Mcas) In Kenya: The Case Of Nairobi City County Assembly". Afribary, Afribary, 26 May. 2021. Web. 21 May. 2024. < https://afribary.com/works/effects-of-capacity-building-determinants-for-members-of-county-assemblies-mcas-in-kenya-the-case-of-nairobi-city-county-assembly >.

Chicago

AKALA, VIOLET . "Effects Of Capacity Building Determinants For Members Of County Assemblies (Mcas) In Kenya: The Case Of Nairobi City County Assembly" Afribary (2021). Accessed May 21, 2024. https://afribary.com/works/effects-of-capacity-building-determinants-for-members-of-county-assemblies-mcas-in-kenya-the-case-of-nairobi-city-county-assembly